Axid AR (nizatidine) Disease Interactions
There are 2 disease interactions with Axid AR (nizatidine):
H2 antagonists (Includes Axid AR) ↔ GI bleeding
Severe Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applies to: Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Histamine H2 receptor antagonists should not be used in the presence of vomit with blood, or bloody or black stools. These might be serious conditions and the diagnosis needs to be ruled out.
Nizatidine (Includes Axid AR) ↔ renal dysfunction
Moderate Potential Hazard, High plausibility. Applies to: Renal Dysfunction
Nizatidine and its metabolites are primarily eliminated by the kidney. Although the drug is generally well-tolerated, the daily dosage should be reduced in patients with moderate to severe renal impairment (CrCl < 50 mL/min).
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Axid AR (nizatidine) drug interactions
There are 163 drug interactions with Axid AR (nizatidine)
Axid AR (nizatidine) alcohol/food interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food interaction with Axid AR (nizatidine)
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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